Alexis Smith reads to San Francisco students as part of library dedication event

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
ABC7 Traffic Report Alexis Smith reads to students at SFUSD's Bryant Elementary School in San Francisco on Tuesday, September 27, 2016.
ABC7 Traffic Report Alexis Smith reads to students at SFUSD's Bryant Elementary School in San Francisco on Tuesday, September 27, 2016.
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SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Traffic reporter Alexis Smith read to students at San Francisco's Bryant Elementary School on Tuesday as part of a library dedication event.

She was one of four special guest readers invited to read a Todd Parr book titled "It's OK to be Different."

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ABC7 News traffic reporter Alexis Smith reads to a group of second and third graders at Bryant Elementary School in San Francisco on Tuesday, September 27, 2016. (KGO-TV)
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Local company Wipro gifted thousands of books to Bryant Elementary and, along with nonprofit First Book, has distributions planned in other communities nationwide.

ABC7 and Disney are proud partners with the nonprofit First Book for our "Magic of Storytelling" literacy campaign each year.

As part of this city-wide project to provide every K-5 classroom in San Francisco with a library, ABC7 will also be donating 1,000 books to children in need through First Book.